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Fox News' Dishonest Attempt To Blame Obamacare For Times Square Bomb

Reported by Ellen - May 4, 2010 -

Fox Nation found a unique interpretation of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's quote: "If I had to guess, 25¢, this would be exactly that, somebody who’s homegrown, maybe a mentally deranged person, or somebody with a political agenda that doesn’t like ah, the health care bill or something. It could be anything!” Fox Nation turned that quote into the misleading headline, "Bloomberg: NYC Bomber Probably Didn't Like Obamacare." H/T to our former colleague, Melanie, who caught this one on her Say It Ain't So Already blog.

Not only is "fair and balanced" Fox Nation still running with this distortion, it's still one of their top headlines.

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